Sony announces new Xperia ZR, a smaller waterproof cousin of the Xperia Z

XperiazR

Sony, capitalizing on the massive success of their Xperia line, has today announced the new Xperia ZR. At 4.55 inches, the ZR will be bringing along a lot of the same internals as the Xperia Z, to include the waterproof capabilities – with a rating of IP5 and IP8. This rating makes the ZR ...

Read More

PUK – Pool with pucks and no side pockets

PUK

I do not have a great description for this game, and the title was alliteration for alliteration’s sake, but I can tell you that PUK is an addicting pick-up-and-play game.  And those are the best kinds of mobile games. PUK bills itself as an action puzzler, but I do not think that is ...

Read More

Weekend Wallpapers: 8-bit and pixel backgrounds for your Android

8-Bit

Add a bit of old-school to that brand new Android with these wallpapers!

Read More

Android now powers almost 60% of mobile devices – about 3 times the amount of iOS devices

canalys

During the first quarter of 2013, Android continued to surge forward. Google’s mobile platform powered an impressive 59.9% of all “smart” mobile devices sold, with a total shipment level of 308.7 million units. in comparison, Apple’s iOS powered only 19.3% of devices ...

Read More

APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games you should know about (May 9)

android_appteasers_may9

APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

Read More

New project ‘Earl’ promises a rugged Android tablet with solar charging, e-ink

Earl1

There’s a new project going for an Android tablet. Isn’t the Android world saturated enough with tablets, though? Well, this one is different. According to the project site: Built for survival, Earl works where today’s smart phones and tablets cannot. Style meets efficiency ...

Read More

Get this look for your Android: MOTIF Elegant

motif_720

Do you know what love to do with our Android handsets and tablets? We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience. That’s why we present a weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset ...

Read More

Google may be announcing “Google Playground”, a rival to Apple’s GameCenter, on May 15th

google_gaming_controller_251053483753_640x360

According to various sources around the  internet, some very special people are receiving some very special invites. The invites supposedly offer people an opportunity to “reinvent the playground” at Google I/O on May 15th at 9 AM. Here’s a look at the invite:   Now, of ...

Read More

Ring Defense – A vectorized tower defense game with a George Bush cameo

unnamed3

Ring Defense follows the basic formula of tower-defense games.  You build towers, traps, and guns to defeat wave after wave of enemies trying to capture your castle or base or, in this case, your energy.  What Ring Defense does not adhere to is the general gaming rule that you can throw in a ...

Read More

Mystery LG phone poses for photos, has no physical buttons – may be Optimus G2

g2leak

Evleaks, one of the top online providers of leaked phone pictures, has released a leaked photo of a new LG mystery device. The device was shown off on Facebook, and shows off a spartan front face, with no physical buttons to be seen at the bottom – only an LG logo. The front has a... Read More

Samsung announces new mid-level handset “Galaxy Core” with dual-SIM option

gcore

In keeping their ever-popular Galaxy line fully stocked, Samsung has announced the new Galaxy Core, a mid-level device. The Core sports: 1.2GHz dual-core CPU 4.3-inch WVGA screen 1GB of RAM 8GB internal storage 1800mAh battery 5-megapixel rear camera Android 4.1 TouchWiz Nature UI Dual-SIM ...

Read More

Weekend wallpapers: 23 Android wallpapers with bokeh effect

bokeh2-720x380

You'll love the way your icons and widgets pop off the background using these wallpapers!

Read More

Toshiba AT10LE-A tablet photos leak with rumored 1.8GHz Tegra 4 chip

l4

We’ve been hearing about the AT10LE-A for about a month now, last shown on the results database of the AnTuTu benchmark app. Now, the device is back in the spotlight, complete with a spread of photos. The device, while remaining unclear on most of the specs at this time, is rumored to ...

Read More

APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games you should know about (May 2)

android_appteasers_may2

APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

Read More

Google: We want Glass hacked

google_glass_720b

...Not only that, Google plans to show you how.

Read More